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12 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 9 Fall
Capitation
Joint Costs
Pro Forma
Allowable Costs
A system that pays providers a specific amount in advance to…
Same as common costs: Costs that benefit a number of services…
A simplified table of categorized line items with volumes and…
Costs that are allowable under the reimbursement rules of gov…
Capitation
A system that pays providers a specific amount in advance to…
Joint Costs
Same as common costs: Costs that benefit a number of services…
88 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical abbreviations & terminology
ac
a.m.
amt
bid
before meals
Before noon
Amount
Twice a day
ac
before meals
a.m.
Before noon
33 termscreated on December 3, 2016
medical terminology ch5
angi/o
aneurysm/o
aort/o
arteri/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
widening; widened blood vessel
aorta
artery
angi/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aneurysm/o
widening; widened blood vessel
33 termscreated on December 3, 2016
medical terminology ch4
adenoid/o
laryng/o
nas/o... rhin/o
-al
adenoids
larynx (voice box)
nose
pertaining to
adenoid/o
adenoids
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
9 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Gynecologic Diagnostic Terms
cervicitis
congenital anomalies... congenital irregu…
displacement of uterus
anteflexion
inflammation of the cervix
birth defects that cause abnormal development of an organ or…
displacement of the uterus from its normal position
abnormal forward bending of the uterus (ante = before; flexus…
cervicitis
inflammation of the cervix
congenital anomalies... congenital irregu…
birth defects that cause abnormal development of an organ or…
9 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Med Term CH15: Gynecologic Symptomatic Terms
amenorrhea
dysmenorrhea
oligomenorrhea
anovulation
absence of menstruation
painful menstruation
scanty menstrual period
abscence of ovulation
amenorrhea
absence of menstruation
dysmenorrhea
painful menstruation
49 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Med Term Final
end/o
capnia
kyph/o
dispnea
inner, absorbing, or containing
carbon dioxide (CO2)
bent, crooked
difficult breathing
end/o
inner, absorbing, or containing
capnia
carbon dioxide (CO2)
39 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Words for Analysis Ch 13
anovulation
malignancy
polycystic
salpingitis
an- not; without... ovul/o- egg; ovum... -ation being; having; proc…
malign/o- cancer; intentionally causing harm... -ancy state
poly- many; much... cyst/o- bladder; fluid-filled sac... -ic pertai…
salping/o- uterine tube... -itis infection of; inflammation of
anovulation
an- not; without... ovul/o- egg; ovum... -ation being; having; proc…
malignancy
malign/o- cancer; intentionally causing harm... -ancy state
45 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 12 Female Reproductive
External Genitalia
Gestation
Lactation
Orifice
Sex reproductive organs visible on the outside (genitals)
Length of time from conception to birth
Production and release of milk (mammary glands)
Entrance or outlet (of any anatomical structure MOUTH)
External Genitalia
Sex reproductive organs visible on the outside (genitals)
Gestation
Length of time from conception to birth
250 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology 3
MULTI-
MUMPS
MY/O-
MYC/O-
MANY
SWELLING
MUSCLE
FUNGUS
MULTI-
MANY
MUMPS
SWELLING
21 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Med Term CH15: Anatomic Terms
uterus... fundus
endometrium
myometrium
uterine tubes... fallopian tubes
womb; a pear-shaped organ in the pelvic cavity in which the e…
lining of the uterus, which is shed approximately every 28 to…
muscular wall of the uterus
tubes extending from each side of the uterus towards the ovar…
uterus... fundus
womb; a pear-shaped organ in the pelvic cavity in which the e…
endometrium
lining of the uterus, which is shed approximately every 28 to…
39 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical terminology
An-/a-
Ab-
Ad-
Anti-
Negitive of without
Away from
Towards
Against
An-/a-
Negitive of without
Ab-
Away from
15 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Med Term CH15: Combining Forms
cervic/o
colp/o, vagin.o
episi/o, volv/o
gynec/o
neck or cervix
vagina (sheath)
vulva (covering)
woman
cervic/o
neck or cervix
colp/o, vagin.o
vagina (sheath)
24 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Abbreviations (B)
Ba
bacti
B&B
B&C
barium
bacteriology
bowel and bladder training
biopsy and conization
Ba
barium
bacti
bacteriology
106 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 14- Lymphatic and Immune Systems
acquired immunity
adenoids
antibody
antigen
production of antibodies and lymphocytes after exposure to an…
mass of lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx
protein produced by B cell lymphocytes to destroy antigens
substance that the body recognizes as foreign; evokes an immu…
acquired immunity
production of antibodies and lymphocytes after exposure to an…
adenoids
mass of lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx
19 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Review
bronchi
a.c.
Epidural
ultra- meta-
PLURAL for branches of the lungs
Before meals
Pertaining to above the outer layer of the meninges
beyond
bronchi
PLURAL for branches of the lungs
a.c.
Before meals
45 termscreated on December 3, 2016
chapter 15: the endocrine system
adeno
adreno
crino
gonado
gland
adrenal gland
to secrete
sex gland
adeno
gland
adreno
adrenal gland
21 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 7 Diseases and Conditions
appendicitis
ascites
borborygmus
cirrhosis
inflammation of the appendix, typically an acute condition ca…
pathological buildup of fluid in the abdominal cavity as a re…
gurgling or rumbling sound heard over the large intestine tha…
chronic liver disease characterized by destruction of liver c…
appendicitis
inflammation of the appendix, typically an acute condition ca…
ascites
pathological buildup of fluid in the abdominal cavity as a re…
26 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 16, Medical Words
acidosis
Addison disease
congenital hypothyroidism
Cushing syndrome
condition brought about by an abnormal accumulation of acid p…
chronic syndrome resulting from a deficiency in the hormonal…
condition caused by congenital absence or atrophy of the thyr…
group of signs and symptoms attributed to excessive productio…
acidosis
condition brought about by an abnormal accumulation of acid p…
Addison disease
chronic syndrome resulting from a deficiency in the hormonal…
89 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 2
Anatomy
Physiology
Cell Membrane
Cytoplasm
the study of the structure or parts of the body
the study of how a body part functions
acts as a barrier separating the inside of the cell from its…
inside of the cell
Anatomy
the study of the structure or parts of the body
Physiology
the study of how a body part functions
23 termscreated on December 3, 2016
chapter 11 cardiovascular terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o, arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
yellowish plaque
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
84 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Table 2-14 Abbreviations & Symbols (Medical Terminology in a Flash! 3rd Edition)
A&O
ā
ac
ad lib.
alert and oriented
before
before meals
as desired, at discretion
A&O
alert and oriented
ā
before
39 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 15, Medical Words
Alzheimer Disease
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Bell Palsy
cerebral aneurysm
disease characterized by early dementia, confusion, loss of r…
progressive muscle atrophy caused by degeneration and scarrin…
paralysis of muscles on one side of the face caused by inflam…
aneurysm in the cerebrum
Alzheimer Disease
disease characterized by early dementia, confusion, loss of r…
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
progressive muscle atrophy caused by degeneration and scarrin…
50 termscreated on December 3, 2016
medical term unit 7 ch. 13 - 15 50 questions
A medical term for the sensation of di…
The correct medical term for low blood…
The medical term for being paralyzed f…
The correct medical term for excess ac…
VERTIGO
HYPOGLYCEMIA
QUADRIPLEGIA
ACIDOSIS
A medical term for the sensation of di…
VERTIGO
The correct medical term for low blood…
HYPOGLYCEMIA
154 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 7
cardiovascular system
heart
apex
septum
heart and blood vessels carrying oxygen and nutrients to the…
muscular organ taking deoxygenated blood from the veins, pump…
the lower pointed end of the heart
wall of heart tissue separating the right and left sides
cardiovascular system
heart and blood vessels carrying oxygen and nutrients to the…
heart
muscular organ taking deoxygenated blood from the veins, pump…
256 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 6
villi
lacteals
interstitial fluid (intercellular or t…
lymph
small finger like projections lining the small intestine
specialized structures of the lymphatic system that absorb th…
plasma from arterial blood that flows out of the arterioles a…
made up of the remaining 10% of the returning interstitial fl…
villi
small finger like projections lining the small intestine
lacteals
specialized structures of the lymphatic system that absorb th…
188 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 5 Medical Terminology
ACE inhibitor
anemia
aneurysm
aneurysmectomy
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
a localized weak spot, or balloon-like enlargement, of the wa…
the surgical removal of an aneurysm
ACE inhibitor
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
anemia
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
185 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 4 Medical Terminology
bi-
-cele
dys-
fasci/o-
twice, double, two
hernia, tumor, swelling
bad, difficult, or painful
fascia, fibrous band
bi-
twice, double, two
-cele
hernia, tumor, swelling
224 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 3
ankyl(o)-
arthr(o)-
chondr(o)-
cost(o)-
crooked, bent or stiff
joint
cartilage
ribs
ankyl(o)-
crooked, bent or stiff
arthr(o)-
joint
29 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Final Study Guide Ch.12
lobes
alveoli
rhin/o
dust
The right lung is made up of three ______.
Oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange between blood and outside…
nose
Pneumoconiosis is a condition where the lungs are irritated b…
lobes
The right lung is made up of three ______.
alveoli
Oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange between blood and outside…
132 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 2 Terms, The Human Body in Health and Disease
airborne transmission
abdominal cavity
abdominopelvic cavity
adenectomy
occurs through contact with contaminated respiratory droplets…
contains primarily the major organs of digestion
refers to the abdominal and pelvic cavities as a single unit
the surgical removal of a gland
airborne transmission
occurs through contact with contaminated respiratory droplets…
abdominal cavity
contains primarily the major organs of digestion
115 termscreated on December 3, 2016
final 10-14 terms
skeletal muscle
smooth muscle
dorsal flection
point toes down
skeletal muscle
smooth muscle
137 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Word root
Combining form
Suffix
Prefix
Contains the basic meaning of the term, usually indicated the…
A word root with a combining vowel added to the end.
Usually indicates the procedure, condition, disorder or disea…
Usually indicates location, time, number, or status. Located…
Word root
Contains the basic meaning of the term, usually indicated the…
Combining form
A word root with a combining vowel added to the end.
32 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Chapter 15,16
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum
cerebrum, brain
hard, dura matter
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum, brain
48 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical terminology pronunciation
Cartilage
Catabolism
Cauda equine
Causalgia
Cartilage
...
Quada equid
Cause algia
Cartilage
Cartilage
Catabolism
...
29 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology: Letter I, J, and K
I&D
ICCU
ID
inf
incision and drainage
intensive coronary care unit
intradermal, infectious disease
infusion, inferior, infection
I&D
incision and drainage
ICCU
intensive coronary care unit
183 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Med Law & Ethics FINAL- Ch. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 Terms
Abandonment
Affirmative action programs
Affirmative defense
Against medical advice (AMA)
withdrawing medical care from a patient without providing suf…
to remedy discriminating practices in hiring minority group m…
allows the defendant (usually physician or hospital) to prese…
when a noncompliant patient leaves a hospital without physici…
Abandonment
withdrawing medical care from a patient without providing suf…
Affirmative action programs
to remedy discriminating practices in hiring minority group m…
34 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Final Study Guide Ch. 11
systole
aorta
sinoatrial node
vena cava
contraction phase of the heartbeat
the largest artery in the body
pacemaker of the heart
largest vein in the body (there are 2)
systole
contraction phase of the heartbeat
aorta
the largest artery in the body
378 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
7 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology A Living Language 6e Plural to Singular
ae
ices
es
mata
a
ex ix yx
is
ma
ae
a
ices
ex ix yx
44 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Prefix
a-, an-, in-
ambi-
bi-
di-
without
both
two
twice
a-, an-, in-
without
ambi-
both
7 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology A Living Language 6e Singular to Plural
a
ex ix yx
is
ma
ae
ices (3)
es
mata
a
ae
ex ix yx
ices (3)
72 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology
-plasia
-phagia
-plegia
-plasm
formation (condition)
eating
paralysis
formation (tissue)
-plasia
formation (condition)
-phagia
eating
26 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Unit 14
Skelet/o
The combination of muscle and skeleton
Orth/o/pedist
A wrist fracture would be diagnosed an…
Combining from meaning dried up.
Muscul/o/skelet/al
Treats diseases and performs surgery on the skeletal system.
Orthopedist
Skelet/o
Combining from meaning dried up.
The combination of muscle and skeleton
Muscul/o/skelet/al
54 termscreated on December 3, 2016
ch 10: integumentary system
cerumeno
clysis
corio
ectesis
wax
wash or irrigate
true skin
dilation
cerumeno
wax
clysis
wash or irrigate
213 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Reproductive System-Medical Language
pen/i or phall/i
orch/o, orchid/o, test/i, or test/o
oophor/o or ovari/o
salping/o
penis
testicles
ovaries
fallopian tubes
pen/i or phall/i
penis
orch/o, orchid/o, test/i, or test/o
testicles
38 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Final Study Guide Ch.10
cranial nerves
sensory nerve
autonomic nerves
central nervous system
twelve pairs of nerves that carry messages to and from the br…
nerves that carry messages TOWARDS the brain
a large group of nerves that function involuntary or automati…
system that consists of the brain and spinal cord
cranial nerves
twelve pairs of nerves that carry messages to and from the br…
sensory nerve
nerves that carry messages TOWARDS the brain
23 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Week 14
Incision of the eardrum
Fungal infection of the ear
Myopia
Macular degeneration produces
Myringotomy
Otomycosis
Nearsightedness
Loss of central vision
Incision of the eardrum
Myringotomy
Fungal infection of the ear
Otomycosis
105 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology Final
Tonometer
Blepharitis
Polyp
Hepatitis
instrument used to measure pressure(within the eye)
inflammation of the eyelids
small growth
inflammation of the liver
Tonometer
instrument used to measure pressure(within the eye)
Blepharitis
inflammation of the eyelids
146 termscreated on December 3, 2016
Medical Terminology
Abduction
Abscess
Acromegaly
Acute Renal Failure
Moving away from the body
Collection of pus
Condition due to too much growth hormone (made by pituitary g…
Abrupt loss of kidney function
Abduction
Moving away from the body
Abscess
Collection of pus
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